Northern Greece seems to rest in an eternal slumber. Yet it is home to some of the most spectacular natural wonders. The region offers you the most incredible nature experiences. If you love to be outdoors and enjoy peaceful seclusion, northern Greece truly is an active holiday paradise.
Furthermore, you will also find a number of amazing cultural treasures: Be it Thessaloniki, the metropolis of the north or the fascinating city of Ioannina with its beautiful lake. Absolutely amazing are also the Macedonian royal tombs in Vergina. And don’t forget about the city of Philippi, which gained great fame thanks to the apostle Paul.
The regions of Epirus and Macedonia are among the most mountainous in Greece. The domineering Pindos Mountains reach alpine heights. In Pindos there are such unique landscapes that large areas are protected as a national park. In the solitude of this magnificent mountain world lies the region of Zagori. With its forty traditional villages, deep gorges, rivers, and stone bridges, Zagori is a world of its own. Here you will find one of the most beautiful hiking and mountain biking regions in Greece. Definitely a place you shouldn’t miss!
There are also fantastic ski resorts in the Pindos massif. Therefore, even a winter holiday here is possible and incredibly enjoyable! Are you more drawn to the sea? Then the beautiful peninsula of Halkidiki is perfect for you. Lively coastal resorts with gorgeous beaches provide an exciting contrast to the abundant nature of the secluded inland.
In Northern Greece almost every outdoor activity is possible. You can do water sports of all kinds, cycling, hiking, and cultural excursions. If you are an adventurer and explorer, a trip to this region is sure to put a permanent smile on your face! We have put together the best adventure tours for you!